Latest news stories from ELHT

Find out what’s been going on recently at the Trust. 

Posted: 30 March 2022
Patient Care the focus for ELHT

Staff at East Lancashire Hospitals NHS Trust have used the annual NHS Staff Survey to report that they feel safer, with their wellbeing a priority and that they believe the organisation is focused on patient care.

Posted: 21 March 2022
'Role model' Neil takes home Employee of the Month

A colleague described as a ‘role model’ who is always ‘going the extra mile’ has been named as ‘Employee of the Month’ at East Lancashire Hospitals NHS Trust.

Posted: 21 March 2022
ELHT Healthcare Assistant scoops prestigious Prince’s Trust Award

A Healthcare Assistant working in East Lancashire Hospitals NHS Trust has received a top award from The Prince’s Trust after building up her confidence and self-belief to take on a demanding job at the Trust’s Emergency Department.

Posted: 9 March 2022
Building work under way at new kidney disease centre in Blackburn

Building work is progressing on the site of a new centre for people with kidney disease, thanks to partnership working between two local NHS hospital trusts.

Posted: 24 February 2022
New organ donation mural unveiled at Royal Blackburn Teaching Hospital
Posted: 15 February 2022
Super Sue is the latest ELHT Employee of the Month
Posted: 11 February 2022
New urgent treatment streaming tool will help patients get the right treatment at the right time

People who need urgent treatment will soon be able to benefit from an online ‘streaming tool’ which aims to reduce waiting times and make sure those who need immediate attention are seen first.